Veronica Brownstone

(215) 573-0238
(215) 898-0933
Ph.D. Candidate, Hispanic Studies

Veronica Brownstone’s dissertation examines the cultural dynamics of unemployment and insecurity in contemporary Central America and Mexico. Her broader research interests include 20th and 21st Century Latin American literature and film, political economy, labor politics, migration, and criminality. Her dissertation research has been funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, as well as several grants and fellowships from the University of Pennsylvania.

Courses Taught: 

SPAN-219: Texts and Contexts  

SPAN-223: Introduction to Literary Analysis

SPAN-120: Elementary Spanish II

SPAN-110: Elementary Spanish I


M.A. in Hispanic Studies, University of Pennsylvania (2016)

B.A. (Hons.) in Latin American and Caribbean Studies, McGill University (2014)